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The yellow house

Author: Sarah M Broom
Publisher: New York, NY : Grove Press, an imprint of Grove Atlantic, 2019. ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First Grove Atlantic editionView all editions and formats
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"Sarah M. Broom's [memoir] The Yellow House tells a hundred years of her family and their relationship to home in a neglected area of one of America's most mythologized cities. This is the story of a mother's struggle against a house's entropy, and that of a prodigal daughter who left home only to reckon with the pull that home exerts, even after the Yellow House was wiped off the map after Hurricane Katrina."--
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Autobiographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Broom, Sarah M., author.
Yellow house
New York : Grove Press, [2019]
(DLC) 2019019639
Named Person: Sarah M Broom; Sarah M Broom
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah M Broom
ISBN: 9780802125088 0802125085
OCLC Number: 1057862027
Description: 376 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The world before me. Amelia "Lolo" ; Joseph, Elaine, and Ivory ; Webb ; Simon Broom ; Short end, long street ; Betsy ; The crown --
The grieving house. Hiding places ; Origins ; The grieving house ; Map of my world ; Four eyes ; Elsewheres ; Interiors ; Tongues ; Distances ; 1999 --
Water. Run ; Survive ; Settle ; Bury ; Trace ; Erase ; Forget ; Perdido --
Do you know what it means? Investigations. Sojourner ; Saint Rose ; Saint Peter ; McCoy ; Photo op ; Investigations ; Phantoms ; Dark night, Wilson ; Cutting grass --
After.
Responsibility: Sarah M. Broom.

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"Sarah M. Broom's [memoir] The Yellow House tells a hundred years of her family and their relationship to home in a neglected area of one of America's most mythologized cities. This is the story of a mother's struggle against a house's entropy, and that of a prodigal daughter who left home only to reckon with the pull that home exerts, even after the Yellow House was wiped off the map after Hurricane Katrina."--

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